Gauguin in the South Seas by Bengt Danielsson
Contraception: A History of Its Treatment by Catholic Theologists and Canonists by John T. Noonan Jr.
The Pill edited by Leo Pyle
The Priest: Celibate or Married by Pierre Hermand
Catholics, Marriage and Contraception by John Marshall M.D.
The Room (poem)
Winston Churchill: The Struggle For Survival 1940-1965 by Lord Moran
The Life of Lord Halifax by the Earl of Birkenhead
Ideology and Organization in Communist China by Franz Schurmann
Wohin treibt die Bundesrepublik? by Karl Jaspers
Memoirs 1945-53 by Konrad Adenauer
The Phenomenon of Life by Hans Jonas
The Knower and the Known by Marjorie Grene
The Identity of Man by J. Bronowski
Voices in the Classroom by Peter Schrag
The Schoolchildren by Mary Frances Greene, by Oleta Ryan
Up the Down Staircase by Bel Kaufman
The Son of a Servant by August Strindberg, newly translated, with an Introduction and notes, by Evert Sprinchorn
The Crisis of the Aristocracy 1558-1640 by Lawrence Stone
In My Father’s Court by Isaac Bashevis Singer
Noel Annan (1916–2000) was a British military intelligence officer and scholar of European history. His works include Leslie Stephen and Our Age, Changing Enemies: The Defeat and Regeneration of Germany, and The Curious Strength of Positivism in English Political Thought.
Neal Ascherson is the author of The Struggles for Poland, The Black Sea, and Stone Voices: The Search for Scotland. He is an Honorary Professor at the Institute of Archaeology, University College London.
Martin Bernal is Professor Emeritus of Government at Cornell. His controversial study of Ancient Greece, Black Athena, explores the origins of Hellenic culture and, in particular, the influence of Egypt and Phoenicia on the development of Ancient Greece.
Francis Haskell (1928-2000) was an English art historian. His works include Patrons and Painters: Art and Society in Baroque Italyand History and its Images: Art and the Interpretation of the Past. Haskell taught at Oxford.
W.S. Merwin was born in New York City in 1927 and grew up in Union City, New Jersey, and in Scranton, Pennsylvania. From 1949 to 1951 he worked as a tutor in France, Portugal, and Majorca. He has since lived in many parts of the world, most recently on Maui in the Hawaiian Islands. He is the author of many books of poems, prose, and translations and has received both the Pulitzer and the Bollingen Prizes for poetry, among numerous other awards.
Michael Meyer (1921-2000) was a translator, novelist, biographer, and playwright, best known for his translations of the works of Ibsen and Strindberg. His biography of Ibsen won the Whitbread Prize for Biography in 1971.
Anthony Quinton (1925–2010) was a British philosopher. Quinton served as president of Trinity College, Oxford and as chairman of the British Library. His works include The Nature of Things, Hume, and From Wodehouse to Wittgenstein.
Virgil Thomson (1896–1989) was a composer and critic. He collaborated extensively with Gertrude Stein, who wrote the libretti for his operas Four Saints in Three Actsand The Mother of Us All. In 1988 he was awarded the National Medal of Arts.
John Weightman (1915–2004) was a critic and literary scholar. After working as a translator and announcer for the BBC French service, Weightman turned to the study of French literature. He taught at King’s College London and the University of London. His books include The Concept of the Avant-Gardeand The Cat Sat on the Mat: Language and the Absurd.